Second Workshop: Strengthening capacities of World Heritage Professionals in the Arab region for Cultural and Mixed Sites – French edition

Note: Only application in French will be retained for examination by the selection committee.

The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) and ICOMOS International in collaboration with ICCROM and IUCN, are organizing the second edition of the Capacity Building programme for World Heritage Professionals in the Arab Region for French speaker experts. This programme aims to build a strong network of experts from the Arab Region that will assist the Arab States, the Advisory Bodies, and all World Heritage stakeholders in the effective implementation of the World Heritage Convention.

The Strengthening Capacities of World Heritage Professionals in the Arab Region for Cultural and Mixed sites second workshop, in French, will be held from 8 to 12 December 2019, the location is to be announced shortly. The workshop will approach the implementation of the World Heritage Convention in the different types of heritage existing in the Arab Region and will take into account regional specificities. The workshop will also explore the concepts and tools in use under this Convention. It will provide an opportunity to learn how the Advisory Bodies are working on State of Conservation reports and evaluation of nominations.

Completed application forms should be submitted by e-mail to Mr. Mohamed Ziane Bouziane and Ms. Selma Kassem to the following address [email protected] by Sunday 6 October 2019 at the latest.